Northrop Grumman Structural Engineer 4 in San Diego, California

Structural Engineer 4

Requisition ID: 18005708

Location(s): United States-California-San Diego

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they’re making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems is seeking Structural Engineer 4 to work in Rancho Bernardo, California.

This Structural Engineer analyzes, researches and develops structural engineering specifications involving metals, non-metallic or composite structural materials for product design. This individual will have experience in the operation of the product to include structures, mechanical, hydraulic, electrical and electronics, power plant, armament, heating and ventilating, equipment and maintenance designs. Analyzes damage tolerance, durability, design allowables and structural modeling. Tools utilized may include CATIA, IDEAS, ProEngineer and a variety of software applications.

Essential Functions

  • Damage tolerance analysis

  • Stability and stress fatigue

  • Thermal analysis

  • Loads and dynamics analysis

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) field from an accredited institution and 9 years of engineering experience in an aerospace environment OR

  • Masters of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) field from an accredited institution and 7 years of engineering experience in an aerospace environment

  • Practical working experience with stability and stress fatigue

  • Technical experience with structural engineering involving metallic and composite materials

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance and SCI access

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters’ Degree in Mechanical Engineering

  • Extensive experience working with design allowables and structural modeling

  • Possesses strong leadership qualities, as well as strong verbal and written communication skills

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Structural Engineer 4

Location: California-San Diego

Requisition ID: 18005708